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Sep 14, 2012 5:00am EDT
film maker that makes fun of the muslim prophet. >> in libya, authorities detained four members of a radical militia and are interrogating them about the killing of the american ambassador. let's get more now from sherry ly live in the newsroom with the latest. >> reporter: the anti-american fervor shows no signs of letting up. protesters are angered over this movie that attacks the prophet mohammed and the use is warning americans overseas to be on guard for more violence. clashes between protesters and police forces rages on in cairo, egypt. more than 200 people have been injured as secu deploy tear gas canisters and shotgun pellets. the unruly crowd is firing ba with rocks and molotov cocktails. what began in the city earlier this week has spread to several different countries. >> we expected it to be localized to egypt. >> reporter: places like iran, iraq, yemen and lebanon are just some of the latest regions to join the fray. >> america, you're a superpower state. you have the greatest army in the world. you are controlling the world. you are not greater than god. sooner or
FOX
Sep 12, 2012 5:00am EDT
consulate in libya on tuesday. officials say many there are angered over a film reportedly produced in the u.s. attacking islam's prophet mohammed. >> don't like to say something about their prophet. he is not osama bin laden. he is not anybody else. he is our prophet. he is the best. >> reporter: muslims find it offensive to depict mohammed in any fashion. a state department officer has been killed. another person suffering an injury to the hand. the rioters burning much of the build and looting some of its contents. >> don't make our people angry because they will kill, they will fight. they will do such a situation. this is the situation because of the americans. they want to say something about our prophet. >> reporter: a similar scene is taking place within the muslim community in cairo, egypt. earlier in the day, protesters scaled the walls of the u.s. embassy and replaced an american flag with an islamic banner. the demonstrations continued into the night with the crowd chanting anti-u.s. slogans. >> it's shame that your president allows such offenses from your country against the pro
FOX
Sep 13, 2012 5:00am EDT
was from libya and some believe the video may have been the trigger giving the go ahead for the attacks. for the second straight day, protesters in cairo have taken to the street. they say they're angry over a film that insulted prophet muhammed. dozens of police officers were deployed to the scene. >> all the tear gas smoke got into my eyes. >> reporter: muslims in libya are taking out their frustrations on the u.s. consulate building in benghazi killing the u.s. ambassador to inlibya and three other americans. president obama strongly condemned the pentagon has deployed two warships to the coast. >> we will bring the killers to justice. >> reporter: many others are speaking out against the vile the protest. >> the killers of our diplomats deserve condemnation and should be brought to justice. this attack is inexcusable and cannot be justified under any justification. >> we call upon the libyan government and the political leadership to take firm and swift action to bring the savage perpetrators to justice. >> reporter: and while thousands in the region are blaming the u.s. for the fil
FOX
Sep 19, 2012 5:00am EDT
house now says it appears the attack that killed the u.s. ambassador to libya was not premeditated. ambassador chris stevens and three other americans diet last week during a violent protest at the u.s. consulate in benghazi, libya. that country's president insists foreign militants plotted the attack. there is no evidence to support that claim, but it is still investigating the incident. the anti-muslim movie that sparked that and incidents around the world led egypt's president to go after coptic christians. seven people will be tried in a criminal court and could receive the death penalty if convicted. terry jones, who burned the koran, is implicated here. he has shown support for the film. it's not clear where the coptic christians being charged live or whether anybody charged in this case will actually be in egypt to stand trial. >>> law enforcement agencies are coming together to commemorate the tenth anniversary of one of the most terrifying crime sprees in recent history. next month marks the tenth anniversary of the beltway sniper shootings. ten people were killed and thre
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Sep 25, 2012 5:00am EDT
of these issues, including libya and the deaths of our ambassadors and three others there that was not terrorism but officials say was planned. today as he speaks to the united nations general assembly, the focus will be the unrest in the middle east and the deaths of those in libya, saying we need to take a deeper look at what's behind the crisis and not just what happened there. but mitt romney is saying -- criticizing the president for calling these events bumps in the road. here's what romney said. >> bumps in the road? we had an ambassador assassinated. we had a muslim brotherhood elect a member in the presidency of egypt. 20,000 people have been killed in syria. we have tumult in pakistan, and iran is that much closer to having the capacity to build a nuclear weapon. these are not buffmps in the ro. these are human lives. these are developments we do not want to see. >> reporter: the president expected to focus on iran today after iran's president, already provocative, warned by the u.n., but he has said in new york that israel will be eliminated. the u.s. denounced that. >> tracie potts o
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Sep 26, 2012 5:00am EDT
on the attack on the u.s. consulate in benghazi, libya. the president of libya tells nbc news the attack had nothing to do with an anti-islam film that sparked violent protests in several countries. he said there were no protesters at the site before the attack, which came in two waves, first by rocket propelled grenades, then with mortars at a safe house. he noted the assault happened on september 11th, and the video had been available for months. u.s. ambassador chris stevens and three others died in the attack. >>> a potential boycott expected today in new york as iran's president addresses the u.n. general assembly. president mahmoud ahmadinejad already addressed a high level meeting of world leaders on monday, but today's speech to the larger assembly is expected to be even more controversial. it comes on one of the holiest days on the hebrew calendar, yom kippur. ahmadinejad is known for denouncing israel and in the past has denied the holocaust ever happened. in an interview with the ap, he also said a new world order needs to rise that brings american, quote, bullying and domination
FOX
Sep 28, 2012 5:00am EDT
.s. intelligence agencies say the attack on the u.s. consulate in libya involved a small number of militants with ties to al qaeda in north africa. according to "the washington post," right now there is no indication that the terrorist group directed the assault. four americans, including the u.s. ambassador to libya, were killed in that attack. >>> the wife of a man brutally attacked near eastern market is speaking out about the incident. three men attacked thomas maslin last month at north carolina avenue southeast, robbing him of his iphone and cash. later that night, the trio robbed three other people. police caught and arrested them for those robberies. police found four phones when they arrested the men. one of the phones belonged to maslin, but only a few days ago did police connect them to the attack. >> i want people to know that they have a social responsibility in these situations. if they see something, i don't care if they're not sure what the situation is. it is so much better to say something and to be sure that you have told the people, the appropriate people. >> police say t
FOX
Sep 21, 2012 5:00am EDT
in the muslim world. similar protests are expected in afghanistan and libya as well. france has prepared for the protests shutting down 20 embassies and cultural centers around the world. this is in response to a french magazine publishing cartoons of the prophet muhammad. the magazine says this is simply an issue of free speech and is standing up to groups who threaten violence. french authorities denied two groups permits to protest. >>> the united states is working to repair relations with muslims by airing a film that condemns the anti-islam film. it shows president obama and secretary of state hillary clinton criticizing the video. their words have subtitles in pakistan's native urdu language. the state department says buying air time in pakistan and other countries is normal. they added these spots are meant to help show people that american leaders oppose this film. >>> 5:08 is your time. weeks, even months of waiting all come down to today. coming up, we'll check in with people waiting in line to be the first to get apple's new iphone. >>> it's almost like the bear knows the came
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Sep 17, 2012 5:00am EDT
of the first attacks killed four americans, including the u.s. ambassador to libya, christopher stevens. this morning youtube is blocked in afghanistan, according to officials, in hopes of keeping more people from seeing the controversial film. reporting live in news room, angie goff, news 4. >>> also in effect, afghan police killed four american soldiers in the latest insider attack. officials say the americans were coming to the aid of afghan police, who called for help after a checkpoint attack sunday. when the soldiers arrived, police began shooting at them. the attack happened at a nato checkpoint in southern afghanistan. the taliban says the police officers were not affiliated with its insurgency. >>> the teenager accused of trying to detonate a car bomb in chicago will appear in federal court today. federal prosecutors say adel daoud was on a jihad mission to kill hundreds of people. after discussing a possible attack on internet forums, an undercover agent gave him a phony car bomb. he tried to detonate the bomb friday night outside a crowded club, and he was quickly arrested. >
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